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Basic Training for New Dads

Feb
18
Tue
Feb 18, 2014
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
Davenport, IA

5 Alternative Dates Available

Basic Training for New Dads is also offered...

May
24
Tue
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
Davenport, IA
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Jul
26
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
Davenport, IA
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Aug
30
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
Davenport, IA
Registration Open
Sep
27
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Tuesday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
Davenport, IA
Registration Open
Nov
29
Tue
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
Davenport, IA
Registration Open

Basic Training for New Dads is a unique program that brings "rookie" fathers-to-be together with "veteran" recent dads.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Fees & Payment

Free

Description

Basic Training for New Dads is a unique program that brings "rookie" fathers-to-be together with "veteran" dads. The veterans also share their babies, when available, with the rookies for hands-on training, and demonstrate how to hold, comfort, diaper, swaddle, relieve gas/colic and play with an infant. The two and one half hour program is focused, humorous and informational. The Child Abuse Council sponsors this free program.

Focus on These 3 Main Areas

  1. The time leading up to the birth - getting you and your house in order (packing your bag, making the house safe, getting you ready for what is about to happen).
  2. The actual physical birth / time at the hospital - from a guys perspective, what happens, what emotions do you feel, things to be prepared for.
  3. Leaving the hospital, coming home, forming that parenting team, bonding with your baby (how to change, swaddle, burp, etc.).

In all 3 of these time-frames, we stress the importance of safety, communication and building the strongest parenting team with your significant other.

Instructor(s)

  • To Be Determined

Contact

Genesis BirthCenter - Davenport at 563-421-6300 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, February 18 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM 1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center To Be Determined

Location Details

  • 1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
    Medical Office Building II - Conference Center
    Davenport, IA

Directions

1230 East Rusholme Street - Medical Office Building II - Conference Center

The conference center is located in the lower level of Medical Office Building II on the Genesis East Rusholme campus.

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